ca. 1636 Mary Villiers, Duchess of Richmond by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (North Carolina Museum of Art - Raleigh, North Carolina USA)

Mary Villiers was Catherine Manner's and George Villers' daughter. Her Wikipedia article is here.

Duchess Mary Vlliers wears a gorgeous dress with full skirt, a jeweled jacket bodice, and lace cuffs in this 1636 van Dyck portrait.

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